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WRMJ’s Ty Taylor Hosts This Week’s IRN Prep Report

This week’s Illinois Radio Network IRN Prep Report is hosted by WRMJ’s Ty Taylor, and the program features the Indian Creek HS boys basketball team. The Timberwolves are unbeaten, and ranked #1 in the Class 1A AP poll.

Rockets Win Thriller, Eagles Fall At Home

Nate Henry’s free throws with two seconds left in double overtime allowed Rockridge to escape with a win at Princeton Tuesday night. Henry was fouled after a length of the court pass as he went to shoot with the Rockets…

Rockets Advance To State Title Game, Wrestlers Move On To State

The Rockridge boys 8th Grade basketball team will have the opportunity to match their 7th grade classmates by winning a state title after winning twice on Saturday.  Area wrestlers qualified for state with top four finishes in sectional action at…

Mercer County Drops Road Contest to West Central

The Mercer County Golden Eagles fell in Lincoln Train Conference play on the road to West Central 59-52 Friday night. The Heat led by one point, 24-23 at halftime. Trey Essig paced Mercer County in scoring with 18 points. A…

WRMJ’s Ty Taylor Hosts This Week’s IRN Prep Report

This week’s Illinois Radio Network IRN Prep Report is hosted by WRMJ’s Ty Taylor. The program takes a look back at the legendary 1952 Hebron HS boys basketball team that won state with an enrollment of only 98 students. In…

WRMJ Audio: Rocket Boys Basketball Soaring; Jr. High Hoopers At State & Varsity Team State Ranked

The Rockridge Jr. High boys basketball program having a remarkable year. The school’s 7th grade team plays for an IESA state title Thursday night and the Rocket 8th grade team has also advanced to the IESA state tournament and will…